The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 11 11 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 32 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.25% 8.33% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.33% 42.11% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 5
Median daily rate £363 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.39 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.34% 19.79% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 8
Median daily rate £375 £450 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +35.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 27 (42.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (40.63%) .NET
6 23 (35.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (35.94%) Power BI
7 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (31.25%) C#
9 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (23.44%) Dell
10 15 (23.44%) MVC
10 15 (23.44%) VMware
10 15 (23.44%) Boomi
10 15 (23.44%) Continuous Deployment
11 13 (20.31%) ITIL
12 12 (18.75%) Windows
12 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (17.19%) Coaching
14 10 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
14 10 (15.63%) Functional Testing
14 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (15.63%) Finance
14 10 (15.63%) Regression Testing
15 9 (14.06%) Linux

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (4.69%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Boomi
2 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.81%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (35.94%) Power BI
3 21 (32.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.25%) PowerPivot
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) IntelliJ
3 3 (4.69%) JBehave
3 3 (4.69%) JIRA
3 3 (4.69%) JUnit
3 3 (4.69%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Architect
1 18 (28.13%) Developer
2 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (15.63%) Consultant
2 10 (15.63%) Integration Consultant
3 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Designer
5 7 (10.94%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) SSIS Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.94%) D3.js
5 6 (9.38%) HTML
6 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
6 5 (7.81%) JSON
6 5 (7.81%) WCF
7 4 (6.25%) WPF
8 3 (4.69%) HTML5
8 3 (4.69%) JAXB
8 3 (4.69%) LINQ
8 3 (4.69%) SAX
8 3 (4.69%) Spring
8 3 (4.69%) XML
8 3 (4.69%) XSLT
9 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (3.13%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Visualisation
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.25%) iPad
3 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.25%) Android
4 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (23.44%) Continuous Deployment
3 15 (23.44%) MVC
4 13 (20.31%) ITIL
5 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.19%) Coaching
6 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
7 10 (15.63%) Functional Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Regression Testing
7 10 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (10.94%) ETL
9 6 (9.38%) Analytics
9 6 (9.38%) Infographics
10 5 (7.81%) SOA
11 4 (6.25%) CRM
11 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 20 (31.25%) C#
3 7 (10.94%) Java
4 6 (9.38%) Python
5 5 (7.81%) C++
6 4 (6.25%) C
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) Dell
2 15 (23.44%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) hybris
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (4.69%) Perforce
5 3 (4.69%) Teradata